Commonwealth Community Care

A clinical affiliate of Commonwealth Care Alliance

Care Centers
Boston

Commonwealth Community Care

30 Northampton Street
Boston, MA 02118

Contact Information

Voice: 617-433-9601
Emergencies call above number 24 hours a day
TTY: 711
Toll Free: 800-442-0520
Fax: 617-445-6538

Office Hours

Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Service Area

Abington
Arlington
Avon
Belmont
Boston
Braintree
Bridgewater
Brockton
Brookline
Burlington
Cambridge
Canton
Carver
Chelsea
Cohasset
Dedham
Duxbury
East Bridgewater
Everett
Halifax
Hanover
Hanson
Hingham
Holbrook
Hull
Kingston
Lexington
Lynn
Lynnfield
Malden
Marshfield
Medford
Melrose
Middleborough
Milton
Nahant
Needham
Newton
Norwell
Norwood
Pembroke
Plymouth
Plympton
Quincy
Randolph
Reading
Revere
Rochester
Rockland
Saugus
Scituate
Sharon
Somerville
Stoneham
Stoughton
Swampscott
Wakefield
Waltham
Watertown
Wellesley
West Bridgewater
Weston
Westwood
Weymouth
Whitman
Winchester
Winthrop
Woburn

Physicians

Commonwealth Community Care physicians are internal medicine and disability specialists who provide regular examinations, home visits when needed, management and coordination of care in emergencies and in the hospital, consultation with specialists, and medical consultation to the primary care team.

Thomas Barber, MD

  • Position: Medical Director

Marilyn Clark, MD


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  • Position: Physician
  • Certification: Internal Medicine

  • Education: BA, Wellesley College
MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine
  • Residency: Cambridge Hospital, Cambridge, MA
  • Special Interests: Primary care, special needs adults

Deborah Dreyfus, MD

Deborah Dreyfus, MD
  • Position: Physician, Family Medicine Fellow, Boston University Medical Campus Primary Care (GIM/FM) Academic Fellowship Program
  • Certification: Family Medicine
  • Education: BA, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
    MD, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ
  • Residency: University of Wisconsin-Madison Family Medicine Residency Program (Post Residency: Academic Fellowship, Boston University (current))
  • Special Interests: Primary care, developmental disabilities and intellectual disabilities, women’s health

John Loughnane, MD

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  • Position: Physician, Medical Director
  • Certification: Family Practice, Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine
  • Education: MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Residency: University of Washington, Seattle
  • Special Interests: Inpatient Care, End of Life Care

Robert Master, MD

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  • Position: Physician, Chief Medical Officer
  • Certification: Internal Medicine
  • Education: BA, Colby College; MD, New York Medical College
  • Residency: Metropolitan Hospital Medical Center, New York; Boston City Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Special Interests: Primary care, disability, health care policy

Durable Medical Equipment

The Durable Medical Equipment team works behind the scenes to coordinate and arrange for all your home medical equipment and supplies. Their commitment to customer service and extensive product knowledge ensures that medically appropriate equipment and supplies are delivered in a timely fashion.

Stephen Pelley

  • Position: DME Manager

Jillian Parsons

  • Position: DME Coordinator

Joshua Leitner

  • Position: DME Coordinator

Mary Hedges

  • Position: DME Coordinator

Nurse Practitioners / Physician Assistants

Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants are your primary care clinicians and provide routine home or office visits for ongoing health issues, prompt intervention for new symptoms or problems, preventive health care and education, support and advocacy. The NPs or PAs coordinate all primary care and community services, and consultations with specialists.

Sarah Tandan, NP

  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: Regis College, BA, MS in Nursing
  • Special Interests: Primary Care and Community Health

Vera Belitsky, MSN, FNP-BC

Vera Belitsky, NP
  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: BA, Tufts University; MS in Nursing, Yale School of Nursing
  • Special Interests: Primary care, community health, underserved populations, complementary and alternative therapies

Kathleen Dionne, NP

  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: Boston College, BS; Georgetown University, MS in Nursing
  • Special Interests: Primary Care, Community Health

Angela Farinella, NP

  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: Stonehill College, BS; Simmons College, MS in Nursing

Wendy Skelton, MS, PA-C

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  • Position: Associate Clinical Director
  • Certification: Physician Assistant
  • Education: BA in Psychology, Dartmouth College
    MS, Physician Assistant Studies University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Special Interests: Primary Care; Disabilities

Sigrid Bergenstein, MSN, FNP-BC

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  • Position: Nurse Practitioner

  • Certification: Family Nurse Practitioner, Wound Care Certified

  • Education: MS in Nursing, MGH Institute of Health Professions
  • Special Interests: Primary care, Disabilities

Svetlana Borochin, MSN, FNP-BC

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  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: BA in Sociology and Psychology, University of Massachusetts Amherst; BS in Nursing, MS in Nursing, MGH Institute of Health Professions
  • Special Interests: Family primary care and underserved populations

Christine Gasparo, PA

  • Position: Physician Assistant
  • Education: Bridgewater College, BS; MS in Physician Assistant Studies, Arcadia University

Lourdnie Burns, MSN, FNP-C

Lourdnie Burns
  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: BA, Tufts University; MSN in Nursing, Regis College
  • Special Interests: Dementias, multiple sclerosis, low income populations, migraines, hypertension, diabetes

Nicole Hamlin, NP

  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: Salem State, BS; University of Massachusetts Lowell, MS in Nursing

Jiyin (Jeannie) Chou, MSN, ANP-BC, GNP-BC

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  • Position: Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Team Leader
  • Certification: Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: BS in Hospitality and Tourism Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst; MS in Nursing, Yale University
  • Special Interests: Geriatrics, primary care

Deanna Sumner, CNM

  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Certified Nurse Midwife - CNM
  • Education: Florida State University, BSN; University of Miami, MS in Nursing

LilJana Lora Etienne, MSN, NP-C

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  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: MS and BS in Nursing, Regis College
  • Special Interests: Women's Health, Primary Care

Taryn Faro, MSN, FNP-BC

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  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: MS Nursing, Simmons College, BS, Health Science, Merrimack College
  • Special Interests: Primary Care, Developmental Disabilities, Mental Health

Kate Felicio, MSN, NP-C

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  • Position: Nurse Practitioner, Team Leader
  • Certification: Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: MS and BS in Nursing from Regis College

Mary Glover, MSN, ANP-BC

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  • Position: Nurse Practitioner, Executive Director
  • Certification: Adult Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: BS in Nursing, St. Anselm College
    MS in Nursing, Boston University
  • Special Interests: Primary care; disability

Nina Lev, PA-C

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  • Position: Physician Assistant
  • Certification: Physician Assistant
  • Education: BA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
    Physician Assistant Program, Northeastern University
    MPH, concentration in epidemiology, Boston University, Boston, MA

    Post Graduate Fellowship in Community Oriented Primary Care
  • Special Interests: Primary care, disability

Theresa Lovejoy, PMHNP-BC

  • Position: Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: MS in Nursing, Regis College; BS in Nursing, Emmanuel College; Diploma in Nursing, New England Baptist Hospital School of Nursing
  • Special Interests: Mental health, substance abuse

Evelyne Malfroy-Camine, MSN, AGNP-BC

Evelyne Malfroy-Camine, NP
  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: M.S. and B.S. in Nursing, University of Massachusetts-Boston
  • Special Interests: Mental illness, homelessness, substance abuse

Alexandra McCaffrey, MSN, NP-C, WHNP-BC

Alexandra McCaffrey
  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Adult Nurse Practitioner, Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: BS and MS in Nursing, MGH Institute of Health Professions
  • Special Interests: Primary care, underserved populations

Nadege Momplaisir, MSN, ANP-BC

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  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Adult Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: MS and BS in Nursing, Northeastern University; BS in Biology and Business Administration, UMass-Dartmouth

Kimberly A. Newton, MS, PA-C

Kim Newton, PA
  • Position: Physician Assistant
  • Certification: Certified Physician Assistant
  • Education: B.A., Hampshire College; M.S., Northeastern University
  • Special Interests: Geriatrics, mental illness, chronic disease management

Joan Robles, MSN, ANP-BC

Joan Robles
  • Position: Nurse Practitioner, CMMI Program
  • Certification: Adult Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: MS in Nursing, Northeastern University; BA in International Affairs, Northeastern University
  • Special Interests: Community Health Education, Social Justice, Patient Advocacy and Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

Cara Russo, MSN, FNP-C

Cara Russo, NP
  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Education: BA in Public Health, University of Massachusetts-Amherst; BS and MS in Nursing, Regis College
  • Special Interests: Public health, primary care, community-based practice, complementary and alternative therapies

Vadra Ward Tabb, MSN, ANP-BC

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  • Position: Nurse Practioner - Manager, Clinical Education and Staff Development - East Side
  • Certification: Adult Primary Care
  • Education: BS, Political Science and Public Administration; Northeastern University, AD, Nursing, Bunker Hill Community College; MS, Nursing, Northeastern University
  • Special Interests: Adult Primary Care, Community Health Education

Michael Tenenbaum, MSN, ANP-BC

Michael-Tenenbaum
  • Position: Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification: Adult Primary Care
  • Education: BS and MS in Nursing, MGH Institute of Health Professions, M.Ed. Counseling Psychology, Cambridge College, AS Respiratory Therapy
  • Special Interests: Primary Care, Disability, Respiratory Care

Behavioral Health

The behavioral health team includes behavioral health specialists and social workers. The team collaborates with our primary care clinicians to address the emotional and behavioral health issues confronting patients. Social workers help with housing, family issues, and access to services. Behavioral health specialists coordinate treatment for issues such as depression, trauma, and anxiety.

Christine Cannon, LICSW

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  • Position: LICSW, Behavioral Health Specialist
  • Education: University of Massachusetts Boston, BA; Simmons School of Social Work, MS in Social Work

Donniece Watson

  • Position: Health Outreach Worker

Damina Soares, HOW

  • Position: Health Outreach Worker

Susanna Daniel, LICSW

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  • Position: Senior Behavioral Health Manager
  • Certification: Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
  • Education: BA in Psychology, Gordon College; MSW Salem State
  • Special Interests: Individual treatment with medically complex/disabled and elderly population

Debra Lyons

Debra Lyons
  • Position: Behavioral Health Support Coordinator
  • Education: BS in Psychology, Salem State College; M Ed in Psychological Studies, Cambridge College; Certificate in Applied Neuroscience, Cambridge College; Certificate in Neurodevelopmental Approach in Education, Plymouth State University
  • Special Interests: Assessing individuals with disabilities and behavioral health needs from a Neurodevelopmental approach. Neurofeedback provider.

Patricia “Paddy” McDonald, PHM, CPO, C3P

Patricia McDonald
  • Position: Housing Specialist
  • Certification: NAHRO-certified Public Housing Manager, NAHMA-certified Certified Professional of Occupancy, Spectrum-certified Credit Compliance Professional
  • Education: Over 25 years of affordable housing management experience, including Director of Management for the Somerville Housing Authority and Lowell Housing Authority
  • Special Interests: Housing, legal

Nancy Powell, LICSW

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  • Position: Manager of Long Term Services and Supports
  • Certification: Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
  • Education: BA, Albertus Magnus College; MSW, Boston University
  • Special Interests: Disability, housing, insurance and financial issues

Tanya Valente, HOW

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  • Position: Health Outreach Worker
  • Education: BA in Psychology, Merrimack College; AS in Radiologic Technology, North Shore Community College

Rosalyn Flores

  • Position: Health Outreach Worker

Physical / Occupational Therapists

Physical and Occupational Therapists provide home assessments and therapy as needed including instruction to personal care attendants and other caretakers at the patient’s request, and consultation with hospital physical therapy programs, seating clinics, and durable medical equipment vendors.

Stacie Selfridge, OT

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  • Position: Occupational Therapist
  • Education: Salem State University, BS, MS in Occupational Therapy

Maryann Girardi, PT, DPT, APT

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  • Position: Manager of Rehabilitation Services
  • Certification: Assistive Technology Practitioner, RESNA
  • Education: BS Physical Therapy, University of Massachusetts at Lowell, DPT Physical Therapy, MGH Institute of Health Professions
  • Special Interests: Seating and wheeled mobility

Anne Kearns, PT

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  • Position: Physical Therapist
  • Education: BS in Physical Therapy, Ithaca College
  • Special Interests: Wheelchair seating and positioning

Michelle Piro, MSPT, APT

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  • Position: Physical Therapist
  • Certification: Assistive Technology Practitioner, RESNA, Pediatric, NDTA
  • Education: BS in Human Nutrition, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
    MS in Physical Therapy, Boston University/Sargent College, Boston, MA
  • Special Interests: Seating, mobility, positioning, pediatrics

Kim Zimmerman, OTR/L

Kim-Zimmerman
  • Position: Occupational Therapist
  • Certification: Occupational Therapist
  • Education: BS Occupational Therapy, Utica College of Syracuse University
  • Special Interests: Integrative and holistic manual therapies, seating and positioning, spinal cord injuries

Joanne Constantino, PT

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  • Position: Physical Therapist
  • Education: Simmons College, BS

Registered Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse

Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses have a variety of roles at Commonwealth Community Care. Our registered nurses may be the first person to visit a new member in the home to learn about health and service needs. Nurses participate in the care team and provide important supports in our clinical offices and on home visits, handling a variety of tasks from ordering prescription refills to medication reminder calls and routine procedures.

Katrina Khor, RN

Katrina Khor
  • Position: Manager - Intake and Enrollment, RN
  • Education: University of Massachusetts Boston, BS; Walla Walla University, Master of Social Work

Anita Melton, RN

  • Position: RN Care Coordinator
  • Education: University of Massachusetts Boston, BS in Nursing

Ann Castle

  • Position: Minimum Data Set (MDS), RN
  • Education: University of Massachusetts Boston, BS in Nursing

Noreen Fewer, RN

  • Position: Registered Nurse
  • Education: Fairfield University, BS in Nursing

Nicole Jones, LPN

  • Position: License Practical Nurse

Anne Tetrault, LPN

  • Position: License Practical Nurse

Saneeyyah Carter, RN

Saneeyyah Carter
  • Position: Registered Nurse
  • Certification: Registered Nurse
  • Education: AS in Nursing, Quincy College
  • Special Interests: Women's Health, Healthcare Disparities

Amy Rebello, RN

  • Position: Enrollment Registered Nurse
  • Education: University of Massachusetts Lowell, BS in Nursing

Jessica Mesick, RN

  • Position: Registered Nurse
  • Education: University of Massachusetts Boston, BS in Nursing

Margeline Mateo, LPN

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  • Position: License Practical Nurse
  • Education: NY City Department of Education, LPN Certification

Kimberly Hartgrove, RN

Kimberly Hartgrove
  • Position: Registered Nurse
  • Certification: Registered Nurse
  • Education: AS in Nursing, Massasoit Community College

Rosemary Vega, BSN, RN

Rosemary Vega
  • Position: RN Care Coordinator
  • Certification: Registered Nurse; Certified Reiki Practitioner
  • Education: BS in Nursing, Salem State College
  • Special Interests: Acute Rehabilitation, Alternative Medicine

Administrative Staff

Commonwealth Community Care’s administrative team plays a vital role in ensuring that patients receive accessible, high quality health care by working closely with each other and our clinicians. Whether coordinating specialty referrals, arranging for transportation or refilling medication requests, they are dedicated to providing individual care and attention.

Commonwealth Community Care administrative services can be reached at our main number: 617-433-9601  (Toll free  800-442-0520, TTY 711).

Juan Nunez

  • Position: Senior Human Resource Business Partner

Michelle SanGiuliano

Krystle Villareal

Beverly Durham

  • Position: Executive Assistant

Noriel Tunon

Andre Jones

  • Position: Data Coordinator

Jennifer Sneed

Nicole Peeples, CSC

  • Position: Clinical Support Coordinator (CSC)

Karen Doherty

  • Position: Billing and Credentialing Coordinator

Channath Reum, CSC

  • Position: Clinical Support Coordinator (CSC)

Shirley Simmons

  • Position: Office Assistant

Rosemary Sumadi

Commonwealth Community Care, Boston

30 Northampton Street
Boston, MA 02118

Directions

Transportation Resources

MART (Metro Boston) 866-834-9991
The Ride (MBTA) 617-222-5123
Boston Cab 617-536-5010
Green Cab Company 617-628-1081
Cataldo Atlantic Ambulance (Revere/Somerville/Saugus) 978-607-0121
Eascare Ambulance (Boston/South Shore) 617-740-9200
Fallon Ambulance Service (Boston/South Shore) 617-698-0215